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Chaucie’s Place launches campaign to train teachers in Stewards of Children

Excerpt from Current In Fishers Are You All In? Chaucie’s Place has kicked off a child sexual abuse prevention initiative. Chaucie’s Place will train every Hamilton County school district in Stewards of Children®, a child sexual abuse prevention program specifically for adults. Stewards of Children is a a prevention program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and respond appropriately to a disclosure or suspicion of abuse. “Just for a moment, think what that will mean to the children in our community…every single school district …

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Jared Fogle and the Denial of Child Sexual Abuse

[Jared Fogle (C) is led from federal court in Indianapolis, Indiana August 19, 2015. REUTERS/Susan Guyett] By Lyndon Haviland, MPH, DrPH Yet another high profile child sexual abuse scandal is in the news.  Yesterday, former subway pitchman Jared Fogle was sentenced to 15 years and eight months in federal prison after pleading guilty to child pornography and sex charges. While Fogle had the book thrown at him, the nation is missing an opportunity to move from shock and dismay into action.  We do not need another high …

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JCC Training Parents on How to Prevent Sexual Abuse

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Broken trust, hidden pain

Chaucie’s Place, and other prevention organizations in Central Indiana, offer Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children child sexual abuse prevention program. Since they have started conducting this training just 18 months ago they have already trained more than 400 adults, including the after-school and early childhood staff at the Jewish Community Center; the after-school staff at Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation; swim coaches affiliated with Indiana Swimming, Inc.; and countless individuals who come to our monthly trainings in the community. To read more please click …

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